“What we had in common was a desire for thorough knowledge, and an antagonistic spirit to achieve said knowledge.
He hated the word “teacher” he told us, one class, due to his belief that it implies indoctrination, preferring to refer to himself as a “mid-wife”. Knowledge was already inside us, you see, and he was simply there to assist with the birth of it.”
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What a wonderful eulogy.